Security Officer

Recruiter
Wakefield College
Location
Wakefield,
Salary
£15,000 - £20,000 Per Year
Posted
19 Nov 2021 15:23
Closes
03 Dec 2021 23:59
Reference
NOV20219883
Sector
Further Education
Job Level
Officer
Specialism
Estates / Facilities / Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Security Officer

Security Officer                    

Ref: 8313b 

Hours of work: 37 hours per week

Salary: £18,329 per annum 

Location: Wakefield and Castleford Campuses

We have a great opportunity for a Security Officer to join our Estates department.  The Security team works together to provide an essential front of house service. This involves the support in providing a safe, secure and welcoming environment for students, staff and visitors to the College.

The Security Officer role is varied and no two days are ever the same. As a Security Officer, you will undertake security duties to ensure that the relevant campus is opened and closed, secured and alarmed at agreed times and undertake regular patrols to monitor security and reporting any issues through the appropriate channels. You will also monitor student behaviour, intervening and managing behaviours when appropriate, promoting a positive College ethos at all times and reporting inappropriate behaviour to a duty manager.

We are looking for someone who can communicate at all levels and has the ability to remain calm and professional in a range of situations, quickly assessing and diffusing situations in line with College policies and values.

As a Security Officer, you should:

  • Have previous experience of front line security
  • Hold a SIA Licence

See what we have to offer and come and join us…

Benefits include:

  • Generous Annual Leave (30 days annual leave + bank holidays + 5 College closure days)
  • Personal and Professional Development opportunities, including a comprehensive induction
  • Discounted Metro Card Scheme
  • Good Pension Scheme
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme
  • Reduced price personal gym membership
  • Access to a wide range of high street discounts (retail, supermarkets, and restaurants)
  • Staff Recognition Awards

Closing date: 11.00am on Friday 3 December 2021

Interview date: Monday 13 December 2021

For further details, please refer to the job description and person specification above.

Transforming lives through learning …

… by enabling young people, adults and employers to fulfil their potential.

Wakefield College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS. 

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.